.NET Framework 4.5.2+
.NET Framework 4.5.2+
.NET Standard 2.0+

Workbook.SheetRenaming Event

Occurs when a worksheet is about to be renamed.

You need an active license for the DevExpress Office File API Subscription or DevExpress Universal Subscription to use this event in production code.

Namespace: DevExpress.Spreadsheet

Assembly: DevExpress.Docs.v21.2.dll


public event SheetRenamingEventHandler SheetRenaming

Event Data

The SheetRenaming event's data class is SheetRenamingEventArgs. The following properties provide information specific to this event:

Property Description
Cancel Gets or sets a value indicating whether the event should be canceled. Inherited from CancelEventArgs.
NewName Gets or sets the new name of the renamed worksheet.
OldName Gets the name of the worksheet being renamed.


The SheetRenaming event allows you to perform an action before a worksheet is renamed using the Worksheet.Name property. You can cancel renaming a worksheet by setting the event parameter’s Cancel property to true.

After a worksheet name has been changed, the Workbook.SheetRenamed event is raised.


This event does not occur by default. The event fires only if the WorkbookEventOptions.RaiseOnModificationsViaAPI property is true.


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